Peter Toth Giant Indian Head - Cherokee, North Carolina, USA.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 35° 29.074 W 083° 18.950
17S E 289910 N 3929247
Quick Description: Sculptor Peter Wolf Toth carved this whispering giant sculpture of Sequoyah the Native Indian. Sequoyah invented the Cherokee alphabet, his 22 feet tall sculpture can be found at the Cherokee Indian Museum, Cherokee, North Carolina.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 5/1/2015 1:04:41 AM
Waymark Code: WMNTG7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 5

Long Description:
An impressive wooden sculpture, stands proudly on the lawn in front of the Cherokee Indian Museum. Note the tears on his face, said to be in reference to the trail of tears. Viewing is dawn to dusk, & can be viewed for free.

"The Trail of the Whispering Giants is a collection of sculptures by Hungarian-born artist Peter Wolf Toth. The sculptures range in height from 20 to 40 feet and are between 8 and 10 feet in diameter.

Currently there are 74 Whispering Giants, with at least one in each of the 50 U.S. states, as well as in Ontario and Manitoba, Canada, and one in Hungary. In 1988, Toth completed his goal of placing at least one statue in each of the 50 states, by carving one in Hawaii." Text Source: (visit link)

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Price of Admission: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Weekday Hours: From: 8:00 AM To: 8:00 PM

Weekend Hours: From: 8:00 AM To: 8:00 PM

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